Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 6 months to 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 78 81
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing WAN 26 54 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.76% 3.18% 3.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.85% 18.43% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 47
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% -8.89%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,800 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,000 £57,250
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -11.11%

WAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 264 293 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 17.87% 17.26% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 189 175 198
Milton Keynes median annual salary £47,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.50% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,951 £27,200 £22,675
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,400 £53,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% -5.56%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Milton Keynes

WAN
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for WAN in Milton Keynes

WAN
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for WAN in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WAN.

1 25 (96.15%) LAN
2 17 (65.38%) Windows
3 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 12 (46.15%) Finance
4 11 (42.31%) VMware
5 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
6 9 (34.62%) ITIL
6 9 (34.62%) Cisco
6 9 (34.62%) CCNA
6 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (30.77%) Juniper
7 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
9 6 (23.08%) VPN
9 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
9 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 5 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (19.23%) Office 365
10 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
10 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
10 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (19.23%) MPLS
10 5 (19.23%) Project Management
11 4 (15.38%) Financial Institution
11 4 (15.38%) Firewall

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) LAN
2 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 6 (23.08%) VPN
4 5 (19.23%) MPLS
5 4 (15.38%) Firewall
6 3 (11.54%) SAN
7 2 (7.69%) VoIP
7 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (7.69%) Wireless
8 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
8 1 (3.85%) Converged Networks
8 1 (3.85%) DHCP
8 1 (3.85%) DNS
8 1 (3.85%) Internet
8 1 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (3.85%) VLAN
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
3 4 (15.38%) Financial Institution
4 3 (11.54%) Automotive
5 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) IT Support
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Compliance Manager
3 4 (15.38%) IT Manager
3 4 (15.38%) IT Security Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Security Compliance Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Security Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Network Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Network Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 4 (15.38%) Hedge funds
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
4 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.85%) IVR
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
6 3 (11.54%) Linux
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.85%) Android
8 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (19.23%) Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 4 (15.38%) Regulatory Compliance
5 4 (15.38%) Supplier Management
6 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Break/Fix
7 2 (7.69%) Service Management
7 2 (7.69%) SIEM
8 1 (3.85%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (3.85%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) CCNA
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (15.38%) CCNP
3 4 (15.38%) MCSE
4 3 (11.54%) Degree
5 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.85%) MCP
6 1 (3.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (15.38%) GDPR
2 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
3 3 (11.54%) SLA
4 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) VMware
2 9 (34.62%) Cisco
3 8 (30.77%) Juniper
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 4 (15.38%) Citrix
6 3 (11.54%) Ivanti
6 3 (11.54%) NetApp
7 2 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (7.69%) F5
7 2 (7.69%) Fortinet
7 2 (7.69%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) Meraki
7 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.85%) Apple
8 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.85%) Draytek
8 1 (3.85%) Gemalto
8 1 (3.85%) Remedy
8 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.85%) SonicWALL